The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice

Register      Login

SEARCH WITHIN CONTENT

FIND ARTICLE

Volume / Issue

Online First

Archive
Related articles

VOLUME 14 , ISSUE 6 ( November-December, 2013 ) > List of Articles

RESEARCH ARTICLE

Evaluation of Effectiveness of Chemical Disinfectants in Reducing Bacterial Growth on Orthodontic Instruments

R Vamshidhar Reddy, K Tanveer, K Dinesh Sharma, Naveen Kokkula, PL Suresh, Meher Sudhakar

Citation Information : Reddy RV, Tanveer K, Sharma KD, Kokkula N, Suresh P, Sudhakar M. Evaluation of Effectiveness of Chemical Disinfectants in Reducing Bacterial Growth on Orthodontic Instruments. J Contemp Dent Pract 2013; 14 (6):1039-1043.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10024-1447

Published Online: 01-12-2013

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2013; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

How to cite this article

Reddy RV, Tanveer K, Sharma KD, Kokkula N, Suresh PL, Sudhakar M. Evaluation of Effectiveness of Chemical Disinfectants in Reducing Bacterial Growth on Orthodontic Instruments. J Contemp Dent Pract 2013;14(6): 1039-1043.


PDF Share
  1. A national study of cross infection control: ‘are we clean enough? British Dental Journal 2009;207:267-274.
  2. Survey of sterilization and disinfection procedures: JCO 1986 Nov;759-765.
  3. Compliance with Infection Control Procedures among California Orthodontists. AJO-DFD 1992;102:68-75.
  4. Evaluation of aerosol contamination during debonding procedures. Angle Orthodontist 2001;71:299-306.
  5. Orthodontic sterilization vs disinfection TDBD 2000;58.
  6. Evaluation of disinfection methods of orthodontic Pliers. Dental press J Orthod 2012 Jul-Aug;17(4):105-109.
  7. Instrument sterilization in orthodontic offices. Angle Orthod 1979 July;49(3):205-211.
  8. Trends in Sterilization and disinfection procedures. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 1990 Oct;292-299.
  9. Ultrasonics and Benzalkonium Chloride as a method of sterilizing dental instuments. J Dent Children 1970;37:69-78.
  10. Relative effectiveness of certain chemosterilizers on selected microbial species. J Dental Resear 1972 Jan;51(1):62-66.
  11. Quaternary Ammonia Compounds: Should they be used for disinfection in dental office. J DC Dental Society 1973;10-18.
PDF Share
PDF Share

© Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD.